Loontoons #1: Basic Loon


LOONTOONS are my cartoon drawings of common loons. Here’s a basic “loontoon” based on a teardrop body & circle head — grab a pencil & paper, & draw along!:

I’ve greatly simplified our loon’s markings to keep this demo short & clear. (For reference pics of actual loons, see Loon.org > Appearance!)

But we’re still missing something very important…:

With those feet in place, we can now draw our loon in a more active mode:

Now why would our loon be diving under the lake’s surface….? (Stay ‘tooned for the answer!)

Published by Marek

Cartoonist, musician, teacher.

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